Art Instruction

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2016-17 Schedule

Scroll down for a listing of CLASSES, WORKSHOPS AND SPECIAL SESSIONS along with dates and time and cost information.

NEW THIS SEASON – Pastel Workshop with Sharon Will

CLASSES

WATERCOLOR WITH VICTORIA

WEDNESDAYS 12 – 3 pm.  In 2017 the classes will run from 11;30 an to 2:30 pm on Wednesdays.

Experience the exhilaration of rich, juicy watercolor. Open to all levels and experience. Work at your own pace from photo or still life.  Demonstrations included.   6 Week Sessions  $60 for members, $70 guests.  Download Victoria’s Supply List  

Level:  All levels. Experience the exhilaration of rich, juicy watercolor. Work at your own pace from photos or still life.  Demonstrations included.   Supply list with enrollment.

6-week sessions, $60 Members, $70 Guests.

March 1April 5, 2017, Code VR- 47

April 19 – May 24, 2017, Code VR-48

 

CREATIVE ART INSTRUCTION WITH LEONARD MELKUS, JR.

Classes and Demonstrations

FRIDAYS 1:00 – 4:00

Level:  Beginner to Advanced.  Fridays 1:00 – 4:00

Receive individual instruction in painting and/or drawing- in your choice of media: pencil, ink, pastel, crayon, watercolor, acrylic, oil or whatever your creative mind prefers. We cannot use spray paint.  We require odorless thinner for oil painting.

6-week sessions, Members $84, Guests $90

Feb.17 – March 24, code LM-20

March 31 – May 12, code LM-21 ( no class April 7)

May 19 – June 2, code LM-22 a 3-week session, Members $42, Guests $45

Note: Single session drop-in class option:  Members $15, Guests $16

 

WORKSHOPS

SUCCESSFULLY PAINTING THE LANDSCAPE FROM PHOTOGRAPHS (PASTEL) WITH SHARON WILL

SATURDAY, TBD, 2017 Code SW-2,  9:30 – 4 (with lunch break)  Members: $95, Guests $105

This workshop will be packed with lessons learned from plein air painting and direct observation from life, you will learn to successfully edit a photo to create lively, representational paintings. Concepts covered are; the planes of the landscape, how to create convincing atmospheric perspective, tonal vs. light and shadow painting, along with under painting techniques to create interesting and vibrating color! Demonstrations will be in pastel, but the principles apply to any medium. We’ll be working small on 9” x 12” sanded pastel paper, to complete a color sketch. Handouts and personal attention at your easel will be used to take your skills to the next level. Easels are available.

View instructors work at www.sharonwill.com. Materials List at srwartist@comcast.net.

COLORED PENCIL WITH DIANE RADTKE

SATURDAYS, 9:30 to 3:00,

Level:  Beginner with drawing background thru advanced.  Individual time as needed.  Most workshops will complete a picture of choice.  Each workshop includes introduction to different techniques and shortcuts.

Members $50, Guests $60 plus $5 material fee.  Fee covers paper & surfaces, tac & any reference photos.

Supplies: Prismacolor pencils preferred, pencil sharpener, white eraser, dust brush & small drawing board, along with any photos

May 6, 2017, Code DR-25

 

 

SPECIAL SESSIONS

SKILL SHARING SESSION – PASTEL

TUESDAYS – 10:30 – 1:30  Sept. 13 – May 30.  No session Nov. 24.  No fee.

Warren Tri-County Fine Arts members are invited to work in pastel.  Bring your supplies and your subject plans (photographs or sketches) for a shared work experience.  Easels are available.

For more information call Paula, 586 795-5471.

 

THURSDAY OPEN STUDIO – NO FEE

Thursdays from 10 am to 3 pm

Bring your supplies and enJoy creating among other artists.

All media welcome, however, we cannot use spray paint. Odorless thinner is also required for oil painting.

 

MEMBERSHIP MEETINGS OPEN TO PUBLIC: Every 1st Tuesday of the month (except July and August) 6:30 – 9 pm in Cafeteria.

Meetings run through June 2 which is our Prestige Show Reception. If needed: questions about WTCFA, Inc. or classes call: (586) 268-4914 or (586) 795-5471.

 

 REGISTRATION Download a registration form by clicking here:  WFAC Class Registration